The Program Steering Committee serves at the direction of the Board of Governors in the following manner:
- Reviews HathiTrust’s development agenda, shaping initiatives and strategies for Board discussion and decision-making, and considering the implications of those initiatives for the future. Working Groups can be appointed and charged by the Chair of the Program Steering Committee to assist with its work.
- Reports to the Board of Governors recommended alterations in the development agenda based on such reviews. Based on its reviews, develops position papers for the member community to encourage debate or mobilize discussion with regard to particular issues.
- Works with the Board of Governors to develop policies for HathiTrust and its members.
More information about the Program Steering Committee is available in the HathiTrust Bylaws.
Members appointed in June 2013 include
- Ivy Anderson (Calfornia Digital Library)
- John Butler (University of Minnesota)
- Todd Grappone (University of California, Los Angeles)
- Mike Furlough (Penn State)
- Martha Hruska (University of California, San Diego)
- Martin Kurth (New York University)
- Erika Linke (Carnegie Mellon University)
- Matthew Sheehy (Harvard University)
- Elaine Westbrooks (University of Michigan)
- Bob Wolven, Chair (Columbia University)
Members appointed in June 2014 include:
- Robert McDonald (Indiana University)
- Chris Freeland (Washington University)